A Black and British History: Jamaica’s First Maroon War

Tuesday 15 October, 6.15-7.45pm

A Black and British History: Jamaica’s First Maroon War with Ancestry Talks

Trailblazing author and family historian, Paul Crooks, discusses the Maroons. Focussing on the Maroons’ first war with Britain, Paul draws attention to the impact of Maroon activities as the prequel to:

  • Britain’s Industrial Revolution
  • The rise and fall of Britain’s system of slavery in the Caribbean

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Stratford Library

3 The Grove, Stratford, London, E15 1EL

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